On January 10, the European Championship and the 6th stage of the Luge World Cup were held in Sigulda (Latvia). Undergraduates of the Faculty of Physical Culture of our University Victoria Demchenko and Vsevolod Kashkin became champions with a track record in the team relay!
Victoria Demchenko became the bronze medalist in the individual race. This is her second bronze at the European championships. Victoria has been engaged in luge sports for 7 years. She is a bronze medalist at the 2020 World Championships, two-time bronze medalist at the European Championships. Master of Sports of international class.
Vsevolod Kashkin in the two-seat crew took 4th place in the individual race. Vsevolod is a multiple winner and medalist of the World Cup stages, a member of the Russian luge team. Bronze medalist of the Russian Championship 2019 and vice-champion of Russia in the sprint. He has been competing at international competitions since 2016. He won a gold medal for the first time as a member of the Russian relay team.
We congratulate our guys and wish them further success and bright victories!